Thursday, 16 February 2012

birthday wishes

Good evening all.back again :D
a quick share for you tonight as i`ve been busy washing and keeping bros cup topped up today so feeling tired now.lol.
i am entering my card into the following challenges:
1.saturday challenge - challenge 172 - red,white and black with texture (embossing for texture)
2.sketchy colors challenge - challenge 104 - fantastic sketch
3.creative card crew - challenge 4 - masculine
4.papertake weekly - black,white and red

products used are:
black card
red card
white card
kaisercraft paper
stars and cogs embossing folders
xcut tag
tim holtz ditress tool
raffia
kaisercraft sentiment
saturated canary digi - skateboard boy
promarkers and flexmarkers

promarkers and flexmarkers used are:
blush,sunkissed pink,coral,cinnamon
caramel,umber
blue grey 1,3,antique white,blender
ruby,crimson,burgandy,shale
black fine liner
background - blue grey 1,2,3,4,antique white

and a sideways view.
thanks so much for popping by, means a lot :D
luv coops xxxx

76 comments:

Creations by Shirl said...

What a cool dude! great for a young lad or teen boys card.... love your colour combo those red/blacks go really well with the image...

sue w. said...

Evening Coops, what a super boys card, coloured in fab colours, great image.
Anything goes wrong with my laptop I have to get my daughter to see to it cos I'm useless. Good Luck
Hugs Sue W.

Vicky said...

Fabulous Coops...! great image, colour combo and layout too hun :o)

big hugs Vicky xx

Giò said...

WOW sweetie!! your colouring is fantistic!!! stunning card!!
Have a nice night
Giò

Wendy said...

Fabulous boys card Coops, great image and colours.
Wendy xx

Lou said...

Hi! really great card Coops and love the embossing too.
Just showed George he said " he is cool " :)
hugs Lou.xx

Cor* said...

What a FANTASTIC wall behind your little man! So fun! Way to go! all the layers are scrummy! hopefully your storage thing gets straightened out! I hate when these puter things happen.........I just scream for hubby! Take Care.

PS-i'm pinning you on my pinterest boards!

Debbi Glennie said...

what an eye-catcher, fabulous
Debz
x

Denise and Louise said...

Fantastic card Coops - what a great image and I love how you have coloured him. That wall looks fab too.
Hugs
Denise xx

Little K Smith said...

A fabulous boys card Coops, I love the layout, fab embossing and a great background too :)
Kelly.x

Paper Pixie Handmade Cards said...

another fabby card Coops love it , great boys card K x

Sue said...

hi hun
fabulous card, fab colouring as always, great papers & design, sue,x

Katina said...

Perfect boys' card Coops! Great image, colours and layout. Fantastic colouring as always.
xx

Aunty Sue said...

Hi Nic another fab card and I must must get this image very soon. More boys than girls in my family

Wendy Fraser said...

What a brilliant male card. I've been playing with this sketch too, it's fab. Love the colour combo and embossing. xx

Janine said...

Wow Coops what a stunning card. This is great for teenage boys (and I have 2 of them)
Janine xx

Lyndsey Marie said...

Great card, love the fabby image and great colour combo. The embossed panels look fab and love the wall background.
Lyndsey xx

Helen said...

Fabulous boy's card!
Thanks for joining us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge!
Helen x

Susan Flynn said...

What a super cool teen boy card Coops, love it!

Rebekah said...

This is fabulous sweetie what a great colour combo with him superb! Hugs Rebekah xx

☥ Kaia said...

Love your card.
Great colors and image.
Thank you for joining SC's sketch challenge this week.
Hugs, Kaia

Crafty Chris said...

Fantastic image will have to order this one, i was over today but she is on her hols, super card for a little boy.
Chris x

angelwhispers said...

Coops this is just brill what a great boy card and love the skateboarder hes so perfect! Chanelle xxx

nnalorac said...

What a super card coops, great image and background layers. Carolxx

oheidia said...

I love this card for a boy - its so cool (and my daughter age soon 14 liked it too - i had to show her your blog:).
Love the brick wall in the bacground also and the colors and the rough details. I whish you a nice weekend.
I am going to relax. My whole family (husband and two kids) is sick (fever, coughing, sore throat) so i am a little bit tired beeing the "nurse" in the family and i hope i dont get the flu myself).

Hugs from me

jules said...

Another one of your fab cards Coops! love the layout and colouring is spot on!

Viv's Visuals said...

Oo he's brilliant Coops! Great colours for a boy card and the colouring as ever is awesome!

Joey said...

PERFECT male card Coops, love the image and love the embossing. Joey x

Sue said...

Hi Nic,fab card,love your colouring.
Hugs Sue xx

Lizy said...

I love love love this Coops!! I have recently coloured this image and made a DT card with it but it won't be blogged for a couple of weeks yet....do love your version though! :)
Lizy x

Sally said...

This one is a cracker Nic. I love how you've matched the image to the papers. It's a great color combo & nice embossed panels as well.
sally x

Sharon said...

Great boys card Nic. Love the black & red combo.
Sharon x

coldwaters2 said...

This is one ACE card Nic I always find doing male cards really hard going but yours always look a treat, the papers, design and image are terrific.
hugs
Lorraine x

Wishcraft said...

Ooh fab card Nic! Love this image, might have to get him, great layout and details too :o) Lisa x

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

Hi Nic
A fantastic card love the fabulous image and great colour's
Hugs Dianne xx :)

Mandy said...

Fabulous card,love the image and your layout and background are all perfect....
Mandy x

HandmadebyTLC said...

Hi Coops!

I always have the hardest time with boy images but You've really mastered it! Great coloring and the Black Red and white is just perfect!
Hugs
Tammy Louise

downrightcrafty said...

gorgeous creation and love the take on the theme this week, thank you for sharing your lovely work with us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge
Hugs Kate xx
ps I have new candy if you are interested :)

Sarpreet said...

gorgeous card Nic, i love the layout and texture

Margarets designer cards said...

Hi nic
One cool boy great image, great colours, great card
Margaret

Alessandra said...

This is so gorgeous, and the colouring is fantastic. I also like the background of your image, well done!
Hugs, Alessandra

Pop's Cards said...

Morning sweetie this is stunning I so love this cutie, gorgeous colours too hugs pops x

Christine said...

Aw love him! What a great take on the red, white and black theme! Really like the embossing folder, very funky! x

Diane's Card Designs said...

Fabulous boy image and coloured beautifully as always. Love the layout and colours.
Diane xx

Christine L said...

Fabbie male card Nic.... love how you've done the bricks behind him!
Hugs
Christine x

Debs M said...

great card for a teenager, love the colour scheme and great image x

Curlybear said...

OMGosh this is one truly amazing creation, the image is adorable and coloured so beautifully its just perfect for our Red Black & White with Texture challenge

Thank you so much for joining us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge and we hope to see you next week,

Good Luck with the challenge

Hugs Bridget :0) x
SCSC DT

Arline said...

This is fab. Love how you have done the brick background too. Perfect for a skater xx

Sheena said...

Gorgeous card Coops. I love how you add backgrounds to the images - do you do that before or after you colour the image? I think I'd be too scared to do it after! lol!

Sheena
xxx

Flowergirl said...

Fab card, love the colours x
Wendy x

Whisper said...

Superb, am loving the layout and coolness of it, Luv Sam x

jean said...

what a cool dude, love the image and the layout xx

Sarah said...

Wow, this is amazing Coops, love the image and the background brick wall. Your colouring is stunning and I love all the texture too x

catherine said...

Fantastic card for a male and striking colours
x catherine

Brittany said...

This is lovely.. great colours,
Hugs! Brittany, xoxo
http://www.mymagnoliacardsbybrittany.blogspot.com/

pinky said...

Brilliant boy card Coops, love the wall.

jo said...

Wow, Coops, he's fab! I need to go buy him!
Jo x

Mary J said...

A perfect guy's card coops!

Crafty Moone Cards said...

This is gorgeous Nic, love the image.
Sue x

Sue Thompson said...

What a brilliant card, the colouring is fantastic and the background is so clever.
Hugs
Suzie xx

Sarah said...

Hi Nic, wonderful card - as always. Love the wall you've made and your colours. Sarah

PS - Don't know much at all about the tech side of 'putering - but hope it all gets sorted for you.

Shazza said...

fab card, love the wall!!

Margaret said...

Great card for the "inbetweeners" Love your colouring
Thanks for joining us at the Creative Card Crew for our challenge #4 with a masculine theme
Margaret DT

Andrea C said...

Coolio xx

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Love it, great colours & image! But your wall is fab, love it!
Hugs Shell xx

Lee said...

What a Fantastic card,i LOVE the image,Great colours n layout.If you don't get out of the way in St.Agnes, the skateboarders run you over LOL.xxx

carol said...

oooh cool card, the image is just perfect, x carol

cebelica said...

I never ever know how to start with a boy card and when it's done I always have the feeling it's kinda boring. Ugh! Yours on the other hand, is perfect. I love everything about it! :) Hugs! xx

Sue said...

This is fab Coops! what a great image and I love the background. Gorgeous papers and embossing!
Hope you are well
Hugs Sue xx

Time-To-Share said...

This is such a super cool card!! Luv Trish x

Gemma said...

What a fantastic card for any teen boy...just awesome sweetie!!
hugs and xxx
Gemma

Cazza said...

Fabaroony card hon, love this one, perfect male card!
Hugs,
Cazza
xxx

Zima said...

Fabulous card! Love your coloring!

Larissa said...

Great card! The wall behind the image is really awesome.

Hugs,
Larissa

Andrea said...

Oh he is fab! Thanks for joining us at Papertake Weekly this week, Andrea x

Pam said...

Brilliant boy card , love the LO of it & the wall is just great!